Washington, DC: Stay Alive to Life Art Exhibition & Festival Highlighting

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Washington, DC: Stay Alive to Life Art Exhibition & Festival Highlighting

April 30 @ 12:00 pm - June 29 @ 5:00 pm EDT

Stay Alive to Life!

About the Exhibition and Festival:

  • Resilience, resistance and renewal in times of COVID-19 are the themes explored in Stay Alive to Life! Resilience in the time of COVID, a festival and exhibition staged at The Corner at Whitman-Walker (1701 14th Street, NW) from April 30th to June 27th, 2021.
  • The exhibition features a series of 255 posters by artist Piotr Szyhalski, made between March 25 and November 3, 2020, titled COVID-19: Labor Camp Report. Szyhalski’s diaristic posters trace the emotional experience, and political turbulence of the early months of the pandemic. Also exhibited is Transmission: A series of five Podcasts on Disease and Pandemics in a Distorted World, 2021 by artist Ines Doujak with John Barker.
  • Encouraging dialogue and activism around social, cultural and LGBTQ concerns arising from the global pandemic in and around Washington, D.C, the festival delivers a free and live program of events from concerts and performances, lectures and workshops, and conversations and wellness activities to a community starved for moments to congregate and connect to each other safely. See the attached release for a schedule of festival events.
  • The exhibition will be available for in-person visits (with required mask use, limited capacity, contact tracing and social distancing in place to help prevent the spread of COVID-19).Visit www.thecornerdc.org for more information on the upcoming exhibition including opening hours.

Details

Start:
April 30 @ 12:00 pm EDT
End:
June 29 @ 5:00 pm EDT
Website:
www.thecornerdc.org

Venue

Whitman-Walker Health
1701 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009 United States
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